The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Business Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lead Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Business Analyst
Rank 95 94 98
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Business Analyst 9 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.53% 0.066% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.070% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 4
Average daily rate
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£443 £425 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.11% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £425 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £425 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Lead Business Analyst
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1592 1425 1655
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 92.99% 94.06% 95.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 944 804 873
Average daily rate £348 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.92% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 62 69
Average hourly rate £12.00 £14.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -9.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.02 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £44.40 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.24% -7.42%

Lead Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Lead Business Analyst in the job title across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Lead Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Lead Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Lead Business Analyst across the West Yorkshire region.

Lead Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Lead Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Lead Business Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Lead Business Analyst in their job title.

1 9 (52.94%) Finance
1 9 (52.94%) Banking
2 8 (47.06%) Retail
3 5 (29.41%) Business Analysis
3 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (23.53%) SAS
4 4 (23.53%) Retail Banking
5 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (17.65%) Mobile Commerce
5 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (17.65%) SQL
6 2 (11.76%) Teradata
6 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
6 2 (11.76%) Credit Risk
6 2 (11.76%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (11.76%) Customer Insight
7 1 (5.88%) Degree
7 1 (5.88%) Risk Analytics
7 1 (5.88%) Analytics
7 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
7 1 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.88%) Data Structures
7 1 (5.88%) Use Case
7 1 (5.88%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (5.88%) Xcelsius
7 1 (5.88%) Budget Control
7 1 (5.88%) Financial Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005

Lead Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Lead Business Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Lead Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (23.53%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.88%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.88%) Xcelsius
2 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) MS Access
General
1 9 (52.94%) Finance
1 9 (52.94%) Banking
2 8 (47.06%) Retail
3 4 (23.53%) Retail Banking
4 1 (5.88%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Credit Risk
2 2 (11.76%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (5.88%) Data Structures
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (29.41%) Business Analysis
2 3 (17.65%) Mobile Commerce
3 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) Customer Insight
4 1 (5.88%) Risk Analytics
4 1 (5.88%) Analytics
4 1 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.88%) Requirements Management
4 1 (5.88%) Use Case
4 1 (5.88%) Budget Control
4 1 (5.88%) Financial Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Validation
4 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.88%) ETL
4 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Teradata
2 1 (5.88%) Business Objects